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MEGDAL FOR GM: Happy Days Are Here Again

With the announcement by the Mets that Sandy Alderson has been named the new General Manager, we now know for certain that the Wilpons have heeded our call for LOGIC, TRANSPARENCY and PASSION. As someone who writes about the Mets for a living, this development is encouraging for one who wishes to cover many postseason [...]

Megdal For GM: 6 For 6, Just Like Edgardo Alfonzo

Friday was a humbling day for me. Not only did two more vital parts of the Mets blogosphere provide me with mandates- in the case of Greg Prince’s Faith and Fear in Flushing, 71 percent of the vote, over at Matthew Artus’ Always Amazin’, 70 percent of the vote- but I received the strongest possible [...]

Megdal For GM: Lift Every Voice And Vote

The arc of history is long, but it bends toward Megdal For GM. You voted in significant numbers again this past week: and your message was unmistakable. You want me, Howard Megdal, to be the next GM of the New York Mets.
Thanks to the voters at Mets Minor League Blog and Metsgrrl, I have now [...]

Megdal For GM: Weighing in on Larry, Scouting Trip

This evening, I will be taking in a Brooklyn Cyclones game, to help with the evaluating process of the farm system I hope to take control of following my election. I’ll discuss the future with the top Met prospects in Brooklyn.
As announced earlier this week, Toby Hyde will be my Director of Minor League Operations [...]

Democracy In Action: Vote Megdal For GM At,!

Fresh off of a pair of landslide victories at Amazin’ Avenue (65 percent of the vote!) and New York Baseball Digest (68 percent of the vote!), voting has now begun at the thoughtful fan site and the system-intensive
In addition, I am happy to announce that Toby Hyde of has accepted my offer [...]

The People Have Begun To Speak: Megdal For GM

The first two primary votes are now complete. And despite competing simultaneously at both New York Baseball Digest and Amazin’ Avenue, a pair of sites often diametrically opposed in viewpoints, I am humbled to have received a strong mandate from both sets of readers.
Over at Amazin’ Avenue, with immense interest and participation, I have captured [...]

First Two Primaries Begin MONDAY, JUNE 28- VOTE NOW!

I have been privileged enough to be a candidate for General Manager of the New York Mets for nearly ten days now. And over this period of time, I’ve had so many conversations with you, the newly-empowered voters. We’ve discussed Lee Mazzilli and Jenrry Mejia, Mookie Wilson and Mo Vaughn, Pedro Martinez and Pete Falcone. [...]

Megdal For GM: Takin’ It To The Streets

And by takin’ it to the streets, I mean, naturally, to the airwaves. Here’s where you can hear more about our democratic takeover of the Orange and Blue:
On Sunday night at 6 PM EST, I’ll be on The Happy Recap, discussing Mets baseball with three of the finest Mets fans about what the best path [...]

Megdal For GM: Thursday Roundup

With primaries set to begin next week at Amazin’ Avenue and New York Baseball Digest, let’s take a look at where things stand in the people’s campaign to take back the Mets.
Among the prospective delegates, I have earned the support of Metsgrrl, though we disagree about the possibility of signing Pedro Martinez.
Shannon Shark of Mets [...]

Megdal For GM Ad: Beyond Belief

The incomparable filmmaker Lauren Krueger and top-shelf musician Akie Bermiss have lent their creative voices to my campaign for Logic, Transparency and Passion. Here is the first result, the ad Beyond Belief.